Large platter depicting the Feast of Saint Lucy, a Christian feast celebrated on December 13th.
Signed: Torben Danmark TUT
Diameter: 13½ inches (34.5 cm)
Height: 2 1/3 inches (6 cm)
The potter Carl Petersen founded Torben Keramik in Humlebæk in Sealand, Denmark. His parents were also potters, and they owned another reputable Humlebæk pottery studio. Carl Petersen named the studio after his son 'Torben' . Later Torben took over the studio, and in 1991 he moved to Møen, where the studio still exist.